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Us 4, Libya 3, Maryland 3, Mitt Romney 2, Washington 2, Jack 1, Georges 1, Obama 1, Ayotte 1, Molly Heppenberg 1, Peter King 1, Pnc 1, Gwen 1, Obama Administration 1, Nanu 1, Motorola 1, Stevens 1, Droid Razr M 1, Potomac 1, Frederick 1,
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  WTTG    Fox 5 News at 11    News  News/Business. New.  

    October 20, 2012
    11:30 - 11:45pm EDT  

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less complayant, we will revisit it. >> the $150 phone issues when drivers get caught by cameras in the city, they won't be changing. the pressure is announcementing on the obama administration to be more open and direct on the attack in libya. republican lawmakers are joining the growing calls for more transparency as they voice their concerns and their questions of the attack are going unanswered. molly heppenberg reports. >> reporter: republican lawmakers are turning up the heat on the libya attack. newly released state department documents show that ambassador stevens was worried about the security prediction saying in june that the violence was likely to continue and worsen. they were made public by darrell issan. a letter to presume a they write, quote, not only did the administration reject her
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requests for increased security despite escalating violence and to decrease the existing cat gory to dangerous and ineffective levels. we were told that the administration did this to effectuate a policy of normalization in libya after the conclusion of the civil war and the obama administration said there was no evident suggesting the attack was imminent and some republicans -- democrats say republicans are trying to take political advantage of the attack. >> do you think that it's a coincidence that two days before a national debate on foreign policy, congressman issa releases the documents? i mean this is pure politics pure and simple and the american -- looked better. >> reporter: mccain, graham, and ayotte sent a second letter, again, asking them to clarify what they told the administration about the attack and when. the senator's right. your lack of response is
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inhibiting the ability for me to continue. the chairman of the services committee likewise has not gotten answers from the pentagon. >> i'm troubled by the way this incident is left folding, unfolding because for all of the president's talk about wanting to get information to the american people, they're not being responsive. >> and peter king, the chairman of the house homeland security committee wrote to president obama and asking him to release the intelligence documents related to the attack. "the washington post" is out with some hot-button election year issues. they ask maryland voter whether they share a ballot on that and he was supposed to join us yesterday morning to talk about the results. >> let's get to the numbers
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that came on the. the poll on gambling. >> right. >> came out this moring and let's look at the numbers on the screen and what are your thoughts on about this and where the state stand now on gambling in. >> it's a statistical dead hot. among lightly voters have the nose -- and the margin of error and it's a dead heat among registered voters and this is looks like it's going to go to the wire and this would add table games like craps and roulette and black jack in addition to the video slots and gave they have, and that isals a sixth casino in prince georges county and to the five authorized. what is interesting interest the -- about the results is four years ago, the state voted
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to have gambling in the first place and it passed overwhelmingly with 58% of the vote that that is the question. some people think there are a number of factors and some are disgusted with all of the ads. i think that some feel the mean hasn't go to education as much as they have hoped? >> i think a big factor in this is that a casino company. >> right. >> and is basically paying tips of millions of dollars to stop this expand of gambling. it opens the big casino in west virginia. >> right. >> and this is funding a huge
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competition. it's not guaranteed that the money will go to education. the way it works, the money goes in and all of the money from the state goes into an education trust fund. the formulas that set how much the state has to be, basically, the general assembly could give less general fund money. >> and replace it. >> and that is talk the money and not necessarily going to have an educational funding increase is because of this. >> the washington poll has polls out on same-sex marriage on the maryland ballot. can you see -- click on mornings. coming up, a final check on the forecast. it's a beautiful one.
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seven days of sun? could it be? gwen. >> well, we're going to start out with plenty of sunshine tomorrow and so where the week takes us. a ridge of high pressure is dominating. next. [ mitt romney ] look at the evidence of the last four years.
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we've got 23 million people out of work or stopped looking for work. they're suffering in this country. the president would prefer raising taxes. the problem with raising taxes is that it slows down the rate of growth. i'm not going to raise taxes on anyone, because when the economy's growing slow like this, when we're in recession you shouldn't raise taxes on anyone. my plan is to bring down rates to get more people working. my priority is putting people back to work in america. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message.
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. couldn't ask for a better saturday, 55 degrees at reagan national airport; 45, frederick and modegrees. and we have plenty of sunshine today and tonight, skies are gradually going out. and that is going to be very instrumental in keeping our size clear into the course of tonight and for tomorrow and
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this is a ridge of high pressure. other than the winds picking up tomorrow, we're looking at a pretty nice day. and tonight into tomorrow, keep your eyes to the skies interest their is a meteor shower. it's going to be produced by haley's comet and the peak time is from 2:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. and that can be seen anywhere in the sky. the brightest hour is at 3 a.m. if you want to stay up that late and go outside, you're going to see it. and also, this is the time when jupiter and vines will be clear to see -- venus will be clear as well. a ridge of high pressure building in and breeze into tomorrow. plenty of sunshine and heading to the upper 60s tomorrow and that is going to be a nice day. some peak and past to the north
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of us. for our area, we're near pack and that is patchy to the south of us and 48 degrees tonight, and light northwesterly wind from 5 to 10 miles per hour and into tomorrow, 67 degrees and it will be a little bit warmer, though, as we move into the course of the week and this is close to seasonal and this is where we should be temperaturewise. as the jet stream moves to the north, we're going to get a southerly flow that will replace the northwesterly flow, which is cooler air and that is going to boost our temperatures and guess what, the sun is not going anywhere and this is the seven-day forecast, into the low 70s and heat up to the mid- 70s by tuesday and wednesday, 75 degrees and the sun is sticking around through the course of the week and we start to cool down by saturday and tomorrow, plenty of sunshine and there is a craft advise or
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as well for the maryland portion and potomac. if you plan to enjoy tomorrow's great day as we end the weekend, be careful into the waters. back to you, laura. >> all right, perfect october weather. >> yes, it s. taking the edge off tonight. when you think of a destination wedding, you think tropical city, tropical island, romantic city. >> yeah. >> a couple of sweden travelled to london to tie the knot in front of 17,000 trekies. they were episode after -- inspired by a episode on deep space 9 and where a traditional couple got married. >> the couples got in character here and said their vows in the star track language, clingons. >> whatever works. >> that is different. but love. love rules. >> whatever works. >> yeah. >> and i like that one. i got to use it. on today's sports money, the college variety and d.c. united playing the most pivotal game in years.
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i can totally see you doing that. >> shut up. >> for the record. >> and we have a little bit of everything coming up and can the terps please catch a break? it's on to the next one again for the crew and d.c. united joins the d.c. team as the next play-off time error. we'll hear from the former players. that's all. >> ah-ha, i can do that. >> uh. >> or morning, nanu. >> that is it for us. fox news is always on www.myfoxdc.com. >> keep it here. sports extra is two minutes away. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] combine the pnc cashbuilder visa credit card with a qualifying pnc performance select checking account
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